How Sticklers Give Copyediting a Bad Name:

How Sticklers Give Copyediting a Bad Name

by Carol Saller

Public sticklers have annoyed me forever, and I’ve been meaning to write about that, but recently in a post titled “Editors, Would You Do Me This Tiny Favour?” Katy McDevitt at PublishEd Adelaide did a great job of it herself.

McDevitt gets to the meat of it in point 3: “It gives people the wrong idea about what editors do and what we think about”:

via The Subversive Copy Editor Blog.

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